Roatan, Honduras Overview
Roatan, located between the islands of Utila and Guanaja, is the largest of Honduras Bay Islands. The island was formerly known as Ruatan and Rattan. It is approximately 77 kilometres (48 mi) long, and less than 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) across at its widest point. The most populous town of the island is Coxen Hole, capital of Roatan municipality, located in the southwest. Other important towns include French Harbour, West End, Sandy Bay and Oak Ridge (the capital of Jose Santos Guardiola municipality).
The main strip of the island is the coastal beach town of West End which also doubles as the island’s main tourism hub and its center for diving. West End features a wide variety of bars and restaurants. Adventure and leisure activities on Roatan include scuba diving, snorkeling, eco-tourism and adventure sports like ziplining, sport fishing, para sailing, paddle boarding, underwater submarine tours and glass-bottom boat trips. Boat charters are also available weekly from West End & West Bay to Cayos Cochinos and Utila.
Detailed Map of Roatan, Honduras
Roatan has a tropical rainforest climate with no dry season. The area within 25 miles of this station is covered by oceans and seas (100%). Over the course of a year, the temperature typically varies from 73°F to 90°F and is rarely below 69°F or above 92°F.
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